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The Resource When London was capital of America, Julie Flavell

When London was capital of America, Julie Flavell

Label
When London was capital of America
Title
When London was capital of America
Statement of responsibility
Julie Flavell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Benjamin Franklin secretly loved London and in the decade before the outbreak of the American Revolution, thousands of his fellow colonists flocked to the city. This book recreates the city's hey day as the centre of an empire that encompassed North America and the West Indies
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Flavell, Julie
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DA688
LC item number
.F57 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • London (England)
  • Americans
  • Visitors, Foreign
  • Amerikanen
  • Londen
Label
When London was capital of America, Julie Flavell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [252]-290) and index
Contents
An American city in Europe -- The London world of Henry Laurens -- Upstairs, downstairs: master and slave in Georgian London -- English lessons in London : a tale of two teenagers -- Young and rich in Fleet Street : the decadents abroad -- A Long Island yankee in the city -- "The handsome Englishman" -- London's American landscape -- Franklin and son in London -- 'The most cautious man I have ever seen' : Ben Franklin's London career
Control code
449853852
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 305 p.
Isbn
9780300137392
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009053163
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)449853852
Label
When London was capital of America, Julie Flavell
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [252]-290) and index
Contents
An American city in Europe -- The London world of Henry Laurens -- Upstairs, downstairs: master and slave in Georgian London -- English lessons in London : a tale of two teenagers -- Young and rich in Fleet Street : the decadents abroad -- A Long Island yankee in the city -- "The handsome Englishman" -- London's American landscape -- Franklin and son in London -- 'The most cautious man I have ever seen' : Ben Franklin's London career
Control code
449853852
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 305 p.
Isbn
9780300137392
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009053163
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)449853852

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